International Women’s Day: celebrating our volunteers!

On International Women’s Day, we would like to celebrate three of our wonderful volunteers in…

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Reaching more people across Scotland

As Scotland’s national refugee charity, we’re committed to helping people in every part of the…

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Helping refugees rebuild their lives

Every year, we help hundreds of people who have been granted refugee status rebuild their…

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Peer Integration: New Scots learning from each other

When people seeking safety get the good news that they have been granted refugee status,…

Partners in Change: a new approach to supporting refugee families

We’re delighted to have been awarded £450,000 for a new pilot project to help 200…

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Lockdown life: keeping our helpline running

Helpline Adviser, Caitlin Reilly is often the first person that New Scots speak to when…

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Giving New Scots a safe place to call home

We’ve teamed up with the Chartered Institute of Housing to launch new guidance for landlords…

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Lockdown life: Helping families to find their feet

Adjusting to life in a new country is never easy – especially for families fleeing…

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Lockdown life: supporting families seeking safety

Asylum-seeking families have always faced an uphill struggle but lockdown is making life even harder….

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Lockdown life: “The support from colleagues is remarkable”

When he’s not providing vital support for people in desperate need, Destitution Adviser, Aref Ghorbani,…

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Lockdown life: “Demand for the Helpline has really grown”

As a Helpline Adviser, Rachael Bell, is our first point of contact for many refuges…

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Lockdown life: “I was eclipsed by my cat”

We caught up with Casework Volunteer Coordinator, Daniel McMahon, to find out more about the…

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Welcome pack for new Scots

People seeking safety in Scotland are to receive a welcome pack designed to help them…

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Lockdown life: “It’s like they’re in the boxing ring and I’m their coach”

One year since our office closed due to Covid-19, we caught up with Destitution Adviser,…

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Lockdown life: helping refugees build new lives in Scotland

More than a year has passed since our office closed its doors, but that doesn’t…

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New freephone helpline

Today (Thursday, 1 October), Scottish Refugee Council’s helpline is changing to a freephone number. We’re…